WSIS Forum 2022

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The World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2022 represents the world's largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community.

The WSIS Forum 2022 started from 15 March onwards in a virtual format with the final week being held physically with enhanced remote participation from 30 May to 3 June 2022 at the ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, under the theme of ICTs for Well-Being, Inclusion and Resilience: WSIS Cooperation for Accelerating Progress on the SDGs.

The WSIS Forum will provide structured opportunities to network, learn and participate in multi-stakeholder discussions and consultations on WSIS implementation.

On 31 May, 8:40-9:40 UTC, Constance Bommelaer de Leusse, our Vice President of Institutional Relations and Empowerment, will be participating at High-level Strategic Dialogue with Partners on ICTs for Well-Being, Inclusion, and Resilience: WSIS Cooperation for Accelerating Progress on the SDGs. Next day, on 1 June 2022, 09:00-10:00 UTC, Rinalia Abdul Rahim, our Senior Vice President, Strategy, Communications, and Engagement, will be speaking at High-Level Policy Session on Cultural Diversity and Identity, Linguistic Diversity and Local Content/Ethical Dimensions of Information and Knowledge Societies/Media/ICTs and Gender Mainstreaming. Two days later, on 3 June, 09:00-10:45 UTC, Rinalia will be a panelist at IGF Outreach Session during WSIS Forum.

The Internet Society is a contributing partner of the event. We are also sponsoring Hackathon — ICTs for Indigenous Languages.

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Date and Time

Monday 30 May 2022 –

Friday 03 June 2022

Location

Online and Geneva, Switzerland

Our Spokespeople

Rinalia Abdul Rahim

Senior Vice President, Strategy, Communications, and Engagement

Rinalia Abdul Rahim is Senior Vice President of Strategy, Communications, and Engagement at the Internet Society (ISOC) where she is responsible for enabling and enhancing the effectiveness and impact of… Read more

Constance Bommelaer de Leusse

Vice President, Institutional Relations and Empowerment

Constance is currently Vice President, Institutional Relations and Empowerment at the Internet Society. A strategic thinker, coupled with an experienced and practical hands-on approach, she is responsible for the department's… Read more

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